Injuries Reported in Fresno Auto Accident on Gettysburg Avenue and First Avenue
FRESNO, CA (November 23, 2022) – Tuesday morning, a woman suffered injuries in a pursuit crash on Gettysburg Avenue and First Avenue.
The incident happened at around 8:00 a.m. on Gettysburg Avenue and First Avenue.
According to reports, authorities watched a man pump gas at a station. Then, the detectives turned on their lights and tried to head in for an arrest. However, the man went into the Ford truck and fled the area, with the gas nozzle still in the vehicle.
Officers confirmed that a woman rode with him since they saw her enter the station to pay for gas.
Then, the stolen truck hit several unmarked police cars and civilian cars as the man drove off.
Moreover, the chase continued into a neighborhood. Eventually, the truck hit a Honda sedan and a parked Ford SUV.
After the crash, the man fled on foot before detectives arrested him.
Meanwhile, officers found the woman in the truck unconscious in the front yard. “She may have been ejected,” Dooley revealed “We don’t know at this point.”
Then, responders took her to Community Regional Medical Center, and was in critical condition. Moreover, the man driving the truck suffered minor injuries. Moreover, the woman driving the Honda suffered no injuries.
Furthermore, authorities arrested the suspect on suspicion of felony evasion and assault on an officer.
Moving Forward in a Pursuit Accident
According to the US Department of Transportation, there are nearly 300,000 merging accidents every year.
Indeed, common events on the road can just as swiftly become safety hazards. Furthermore, one must remain calm to properly handle the immediate aftermath.
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Ultimately, we value the trust and respect of our clients. Thus, we want them to know that injuries sustained in an accident often don’t become apparent until months later when it is too late.
An injury crash may call for a separate investigation. Moreover, an experienced attorney can spearhead fighting on behalf of the injured party.
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